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Carolina De Robertis on YCBA 100 List of innovators “shaping the future of culture”

I’m incredibly honored to be included in the 2017 list, from Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, of “100 people, organizations, and movements shaping the future of culture.” This year’s list includes luminaries from a range of political and artistic … Continue reading

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RADICAL HOPE – the first four weeks

It’s been a full four weeks since the launch of Radical Hope: Letters of Love and Dissent in Dangerous Times, with events in Oakland, San Francisco, and New York City, featuring an array of writers who contributed to the book. … Continue reading

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Coming in May – RADICAL HOPE: LETTERS OF LOVE AND DISSENT IN DANGEROUS TIMES

I spent the weeks between the November 2016 U.S. election and the January 2017 inauguration in a blur, deep in the work of creating an anthology that is being rushed to the press by Vintage. I’m incredibly pleased to say … Continue reading

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THE GODS OF TANGO out in paperback

I’m pleased to say that The Gods of Tango is now out in paperback in the United States, with a brand new cover design. In celebration, I’ll be appearing at a launch party at Booksmith in San Francisco on May … Continue reading

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Stonewall Book Award and Other Spring News

What an honor: The Gods of Tango has received a Stonewall Book Award in Fiction from the American Library Association — the longest-running LGBTQ book award in the nation. You can learn more about the prize and the venerable list … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays and Happy 2016…

Wishing everyone a beautiful holiday season and a joyous year to come. It’s been a full and wonderful fall, presenting my novel The Gods of Tango everywhere from San Francisco’s Litquake and the Miami International Book Festival to private book group meetings. … Continue reading

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Editing and Coaching with Carolina De Robertis

I’m pleased to announce that I am currently available to offer coaching and editing services to writers of all levels. You’ve just finished drafting a novel. You’re starting to dip your toe into memoir. You’re gathering your strength to pitch … Continue reading

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A big enormous thank you

I send out a big, enormous thank you to everyone who took part in my events for THE GODS OF TANGO in the past two months. A huge bow to the marvelous bookstores and libraries in San Diego, Los Angeles, … Continue reading

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THE GODS OF TANGO – a Best Summer Read

The Gods of Tango has been selected as a Best Summer Read of 2015 by BBC.com, Bustle.com, O – The Oprah Magazine, Omnivoracious (The Amazon Book Review), San Jose Mercury News, and Muses & Visionaries Magazine. For review content, please … Continue reading

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THE GODS OF TANGO is launched!

The Gods of Tango is now out in the world! Thanks to all who attended the packed launch party in Oakland, California. Thanks to A Great Good Place for Books for hosting so beautifully, and the Monclair Presbyterian Church for … Continue reading

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